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  • Rotherham juniors bowled over with free summer cricket camp
    Willmott Dixon is helping to find cricket stars of the future by enabling children from Rotherham to enjoy a summer of free cricket with Whiston Parish Church Cricket Club. The company funded a five day cricket camp that gave 24 local juniors the chance to develop their skills in bowling, batting and fielding....
    Monday, 11 August 2014 @ 12:56
  • Willmott Dixon appointed for third Liverpool secondary school
    Willmott Dixon’s close collaboration with Liverpool City Council to renew secondary schools has seen it appointed to build a new home Archbishop Blanch Secondary School in a contract worth £16 million. It’s the third secondary school project in the last two years for the company following Notre Dame Catholic Secondary...
    Wednesday, 06 August 2014 @ 15:02
  • Willmott Dixon gives Birmingham students hands on experience
    Willmott Dixon  gave Birmingham students a taste of work as part of a refurbishment project with South and City College. Fifteen students from the college are working on a vacant council property in Northfield, carrying out a range of building work and gaining valuable experience along the way. The total refurbishment...
    Tuesday, 05 August 2014 @ 13:14
  • Willmott Dixon’s sustainability experts scoop prestigious award
    Willmott Dixon’s specialist sustainability arm, Re-Thinking, beat a shortlist containing some of the UK’s biggest household names to win the prestigious title of ‘Sustainability Team of the Year’ at the 2014 BusinessGreen Leaders Awards. The awards celebrate the leading businesses and people from across the green economy and Re-Thinking was...
    Thursday, 31 July 2014 @ 18:33
  • Willmott Dixon retains carbon neutrality status
    Willmott Dixon has remained, what it believes to be, the only construction firm to be carbon neutral after again off-setting its emissions. WWF's new low carbon emitting HQ in Woking Since 2012, the company has reduced its carbon intensity – the amount of carbon emissions relative to turnover - by...
    Friday, 25 July 2014 @ 13:23
  • Willmott Dixon lands £21m Chippenham Campus project
    Willmott Dixon has been appointed by Wiltshire College for a £21 million contract to provide a 9,100m2 building at the college’s Chippenham Campus. Creating much needed new capacity, the new facility will accommodate 1,000 full-time students and provide construction, engineering and motor vehicle workshops, new skills rooms including a sensory...
    Tuesday, 22 July 2014 @ 14:18
  • Willmott Dixon’s specialist London team secures more commercial work
    Willmott Dixon’s specialist London commercial building team has secured another project in the heart of the capital. In a further sign of London’s buoyant office market, Willmott Dixon’s commercial team has been chosen by Helical Bar for a £12 million contract to refurbish the 1960s Maple House on 37-45 City...
    Friday, 18 July 2014 @ 14:49
  • Willmott Dixon delivers ‘Groundforce’ style transformation to Slade Community Gardens
    A group of management trainees from construction company Willmott Dixon led a ‘Groundforce’ style makeover of Slade Gardens Youth Centre and Adventure Playground in Stockwell, providing £70,000 of time and materials to transform the facility. Working in partnership with its key suppliers and the charity London Youth, the team from...
    Tuesday, 15 July 2014 @ 14:22
  • Willmott Dixon donate skills at children’s hospice in Birmingham
    Volunteers from Willmott Dixon lent their skills to help refurbish a local children’s hospice in Birmingham. Teams from the company’s Birmingham branches carried out repairs and maintenance at Acorns Children’s Hospice, in Selly Oak, as part of the charity’s Clean and Clear Week.   Assisted by kind donations from Travis Perkins,...
    Tuesday, 01 July 2014 @ 13:51
  • More sporting work for Willmott Dixon
    Willmott Dixon has secured its latest leisure and sporting venue after Oldham Council appointed the company to build a £15 million flagship facility in the town centre. It comes just a few weeks after the company was appointed for over £50 million of work to create the Middlesbrough Sports Village...
    Friday, 27 June 2014 @ 15:30